Parks, Recreation & Golf Advisory Committee

Are you a parks and recreation advocate looking to make a difference in Commerce City? Now is your opportunity to help shape the future of active living/healthy lifestyle opportunities in the city as a member of the Parks, Recreation and Golf Citizen Advisory Committee.

With the new Bison Ridge Recreation Center now open, renovations in progress at the Eagle Pointe Recreation Center, numerous parks recently added around the city and future trail connectivity planned, it’s an exciting time to be involved.


The Parks, Recreation, and Golf Advisory Committee was established by Resolution Number 2016-12.


The committee advises the City Council and City staff on matters related to City owned and controlled parks, trails, open space, golf and recreation areas and facilities and recreation, golf, and parks programs and services.


There is currently one vacancy for a regular member.

Apply today

You can apply online or paper applications can be picked up at the city clerk’s office at the Civic Center located at 7887 E 60th Ave.


The committee is comprised of no more than 13 members. Two councilmembers members plus 11 representatives of the age of at least 13 who reside or work within the city make up the committee. Non-councilmembers serve three year terms and serve no more than two consecutive terms. Councilmembers serve a two-year term.


Term Expires

Councilmember Steve Douglas


Adam Venanzi  05/2021 
Alejandro Garcia

Brendan Binns


Bret Walker


Bruce Emery


Jacob Wilson


Joshua Houde

Justin Maillet


Mary Chan 

Paul Welander 11/2021


The committee meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM at the Bison Ridge Recreation Center. Meetings that take place on the first month of each quarter will be held at Eagle Pointe Recreation Center. The schedule for the remainder of 2019 is as follows:

5/21/19 at Bison Ridge

6/18/19 at Bison Ridge

7/16/19 at Eagle Pointe

8/20/19 at Bison Ridge

9/17/19 at Bison Ridge

10/15/19 at Eagle Pointe

11/19/19 at Bison Ridge

12/17/19 at Buffalo Run

Agendas & Minutes

View past and future scheduled meeting information.